Microsoft solving system crashes Summary: ZDNet's David Coursey talks with Microsoft Research about new software tools the company is developing to prevent third-party device drivers from crashing its Windows operating systems. April 18, 2003 -- 21:25 GMT (14:25 PDT) Loading... Please wait. Topics: Windows, Microsoft, Operating Systems Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.